Lawmakers Want Tougher Rules On H.S. Transfer AthletesAs the boys state hockey tournament skates into the Xcel Energy Center, it's another showdown in St. Paul that some high school athletes are fighting to win. Lawmakers are wondering if some students and their parents are going too far to gain a competitive edge.
Gophers Face Wisconsin In Big 10 Women's Tourney Minnesota has the sixth seed for the Big Ten women's basketball tournament, and the Gophers will bring two of the conference's biggest stars to the event. The Gophers finished 8-8 in Big Ten play and 19-11 overall. They'll play 11th seed Wisconsin in Indianapolis in the opening round Thursday night.
Fight Between Parents, Coach Breaks Out After Youth Hockey GameIt's not uncommon for fights to break out <em>on </em>the ice at hockey games, but off the ice is another story. Over the weekend, an upset parent in West Fargo took their conflict into the locker room -- and attacked a coach.
Meet Mr. Clutch: Jack Teske, The Oct. 25 ASPIRE Athlete Of The WeekEastview is the defending state champ in boys soccer. And they're in the state semifinals this year. But neither of those things would be true if it weren't for this week's ASPIRE Athlete of the Week – Jack Teske.
Tickets On Sale For Big Ten Men's Hockey TourneyAll-session ticket packages go on sale Monday for the inaugural Big Ten Men's Ice Hockey Tournament. The tournament will be held March 20-22, 2014, at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.
Root Lifts Yale Past Minnesota In OTJesse Root scored 9 seconds into overtime to give fourth-seeded Yale a 3-2 victory over top-seeded Minnesota in the NCAA West Regional semifinals Friday.
Howland Holds News Conference To Thank UCLA Players, StaffOusted UCLA basketball coach Ben Howland, who was fired two days after the Bruins were eliminated from this year's NCAA tournament, held a press conference Monday afternoon.
4 Gopher Teams, 4 Paramount GamesFriday's a big night for Gopher athletics. Four Gopher teams -- the men’s and women’s hockey and basketball teams are competing in prime time tournaments tonight.
Smith's Double-Double Leads Butler To 68-56 WinAndrew Smith had a double-double with a career-high 16 rebounds and 14 points, and Butler made 18 of 20 free throws down the stretch to hold off upset-minded Bucknell 68-56 in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Thursday.
John Calipari In The Stands As Tyus Jones Cruises In First State GameThere's no question as to who's the biggest name at the Minnesota state high school boys basketball tournament Wednesday at the Target Center.
DeLaSalle, Red Wing Advance To 3A ChampionshipTwo-time defending champion DeLaSalle will play Red Wing for the three-peat in the Class 3A girls state basketball title game.